The Dallas Sierra club holds monthly meetings on the second Tuesday of the month, including August 12. A family-friendly presentation will be made by the Blackland Prairie Raptor Center, which will bring live raptors such as hawks, owls and falcons. All are welcome, and attendees are encouraged to bring cameras.
The nonprofit Blackland Prairie Raptor Center, in Lucas, Texas, is open to the public the first Saturday of every month for raptor talks, prairie walks and activities for people of all ages. The Center has been presenting outreach education to schools, environmental organizations and more than 30,000 people annually since 2004. Meeting time is from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Admission is free and membership is not required.
Meeting location: REI, 4515 Lyndon B. Johnson Fwy., Dallas For more information, call Sierra Club Dallas at 972-699-1687 or visit DallasSierraClub.org; call Blackland Prairie Raptor Center at 469-964-9696 or visit bpraptorcenter.org.